# Algebra, help + check please

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### Algebra

Please help me with this problem, I'm not entirely sure on what to do to solve it. Thank you, tutors. The weight of an object is related to its length by the equation: weight (in pounds) = 3L^3 (in feet). If the object is 6 feet tall, what is its weight? Given answers: A 6 ...

### math-word problem- PLEASE CHECK MY ANSWER

Train A and B are traveling in the same direction on parallel tracks. Train A is traveling at 100 miles per hour and train B is traveling at 120 miles per hour. Train A passes a station at 5:20am. If train B passes the same station at 5:35 am, at what time will train B catch ...

### Math

To make green paint,Jeff's art teacher instructed him to mix blue and yellow paint. To make the desired shade of green, the ratio of blue paint to yellow paint is 3:4. What does this ratio mean? My Answer: It means comparing part to part (comparing how much blue paint there is...

### algebra

Mrs. Stewart has 8 pair of sandals, 6 pairs of pants and 12 t-shirts. While getting ready to go out for ice-cream, she exclaims, "I have nothing to wear!" Mr. Stewart respond by telling her exactly how many different outfits she could wear if each outfit considered of a pair ...

### Math

Please help me math is boring and I'm a kinestetic learner please help its not fun please help man!!

### English

Can someone check these two paragraphs, please? It is really important to me. 1)In Chapter ten Dr Jekyll comes to the realization of the primitive duality of man. He admits that man is not truly one but two. He is sure that if he can separate his two identities, he will be ...

### Algebra

Lydia wants to buy picnic tables, benches, and permanently installed grills. On one page she notices that 5 picnic tables, 10 benches, and 3 grills sell for $1330. On another page she sees that 20 picnic tables, 30 benches, and 20 grills sell for $5550. Finally, on a third ...

### Philosophy Question

Who are some famous Mexican philosophers? Check this site for a list of some of Mexico's philosophers. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Category:Mexican_philosophers Ah, most of these guys are white. I want some real latino philosophers, please. What does skin color have to do ...

### Math(Please check)

1) Find the equation of the following lines: A)Through the point (-4,2) and perpendicular to the line y=-1/2x +1 y-y1=m(x-x1) The reciprical of -1/2 =2 So my answer is y-2=2(x+4) or simplified y=2x+10 B)Through the point (1,1) and parallel to the line 5y=15x+25 so y-1=15(x-1) ...

### chem

Describe in detail by words how to prepare 200ml of .150M HCl from a 1.00 M HCl stock solution? Need help with this please? i used C1V1=C2V2 and got volume 2 = 33L or 0.33mL. to prepare the solution i need to weigh 1 gram of HCL (from 1.00M HCl stock solution)lets say i put it...

### algebra

I need to list some jobs where people use algebra and write how they use it. I know about every job uses it, but I don't know how to find examples. Do you have any guidelines or helpful hints?

### algebra

I am having an extremely tough time with integers in algebra when simplifying algebraic expressions. No matter which method I use I still end up confused and end up with a completely different answer. Ex: 5t-{7t-[4r-3(t-7)]+6r}-4r

### Algebra help

m having an extremely tough time with integers in algebra when simplifying algebraic expressions. No matter which method I use I still end up confused and end up with a completely different answer. Ex: 5t-{7t-[4r-3(t-7)]+6r}-4r

### Algebra 1 Answer Check

1. Simplify 49^3/2. My answer: 343? 2. Simplify 5^ãx^25y^125. My answer: x^5y^25? 3. When the polynomial 5x - 2x + 8x^2 - 7 is written in standard form, what is the leading coefficient? My answer: -2? 4. Classify the polynomial 5x^2 + 9x + 1 according to tis degree and ...

### Math

1. Rishi ram obtained an installment loan for $3,000.00. He agreed to repay the loan in 6 monthly payments. His monthly payments is $516.50. What is the APR? MY ANSWER=0.33% 2. Tim Newman took out a simple interest loan of $1500 at a 10 percent interest for 12 months. After 4 ...

### PLEASE CHECK MATH TY!

1. Which of these numbers can be classified as both real and rational? A. 1/2 *** B. -1.016879413894 C. √5 D. 0.89089908999 2.Which is both a real number and an integer? A. √7 B. 0.15 C. -15 *** D. 1/3 3. What is an example of an irrational number? A. -√16 B. √25 C...

### French

Could you please check my answers thank you so much. Directions: Tell whether each item is either casual or formal. Using sport and habillé 1. Des baskets Answer: sport 2. Un tailleur Answer: habillé 3. Un jean Answer: sport 4. Un complet Answer: habillé 5. Une blouson ...

### Literacy 4

Please check my work. Thank you. 1. Government documents in a library are classified according to which of the following schemes? A. Superintendent of Documents B. Government Printing Office C. Dewe Decimal D. Library Of Congress Answer #1 is A 2. You're using the nonfiction ...

### English

I need to find a good site containing colloquial expressions used in everyday conversations (example, at the phone, at meals etc). I'd also like you to check these sentences, please. 1) Can you use the word “class party” where(to which?) you invite all your classmates? I...

### math check again please

I have a slope of -3/4 and the y-intercept at 8 the equation looks like: y= -3/4x + 8 can someone tell me if i'm correct when i'm graphing it. the two points that cross in the x axis and y are (0,8) and (10.5,0) am i correct? correct on the formula. correct on the intercepts. ...

### Literature

please check these The subject of the "Game" can BEST be described as a. survival of the fittest b. the dehumanization of individuals c. the profound childishness of adults d. the need for discipline in the armed forces I Chose C Which of the following details in "Game" is the...

### Foreign languages

Writeacher, could you please check these sentences? Thank you. 1) I'm forwarding you the link to the requirements for next year's Comenius exchange programme. I really hope to receive some good news from you. 2) We are looking for a hotel accommodation for two adults and a ...

### Please check my answers(Social Studies)

1. What was the primary reason that roger Williams left the Massachusetts bay colony and founded the Rhode Island colony? He wanted to start a colony where the government had more power He was forced out by native Americans He sought better opportunities for farming He was ...

### Pre-Algebra

Write a rule for this pattern.Fing the next three numbers in the pattern. 1,4,10,22,46,94 the answer that i came up with was that the pattern start with one add 3 and it goes by 3's or 6's. Please and Thank- you Can you see that each term after 1 is the previous term + 1, then...

### English

Can you please help me check these sentences? Thank you very much. 1.Some schools valued their pupils' athletic prowess more than their scholarly ones. 2.Factory owners were also oblidged by legislation to teach their duty (? they apprentices). 3.One of the most important ...

### Algebra

A sports team is building a new stadium on a rectangular lot of land. If the lot measures 6x by 10x and the sports field will be 1x by 4x, how much of the lot will be left over to build bleachers on? 56x^2 64x^2 30x^2 60x^2 I just need someone to explain these 2 problems I ...

### Algebra

Joe wants to fence a rectangular pen for his goats the length of the pen should be at least 60 ft. and the distance around should be no more than 260 ft. which system of inequalities and graph represent the possible dimensions of the pen? I truly need help on this, if you can...

### Diversity

Would someone please check my answers to make sure I've chose the best possible answer? 1. An example of ________ can be found in the gradual immersion of early Irish immigrants and their descendants across decades as they become a part of and contributed to the middle class ...

### Geography

Which continent is due south of Italy and Greece? Please check this map. Note that Italy and Greece are in Europe. http://www.mapsofworld.com/images/world-continents-map.gif

### English

Can you please check these questions, please? Thank you very much in advance 1) I had to do the cleaning twice a day. 2) It took me one hour to get to Turin. 3) For my next holidays I’m going to Sicily with my parents. 4) He was reading a book when the police arrested him. 5...

### English

Can you check the following sentences for me, please? Can you please tell me a synonym for the words in parentheses? Thank you. 1)Alonso is shipwrecked near an enchanted island with his son and the Duke of Milan. 2) The tempest was raised (synonym? caused, provoked)by Prospero...

### reading

Who is the antagonist in "The Face on the Milk Carton"? Also, what is the climax and what is the type of conflict. Please and thank you. Please check this site. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Face_on_the_Milk_Carton Thank you for the site, but it still doesnt answer my ...

### Algebra 2

You have $3.20 in quarters and dimes. You gave four fewer quarters than dimes. What is the equation for this? They also want me to then answer in augmented matrix form, but I can do that easily, I just need the equation since I just get really mixed up trying to figure it out...

### Algebra 2 URGENT

Solve the problem. Round the answer to the nearest hundredth. Please Show All Work! A garden is currently 4 meters wide and 7 meters long. If the area of the garden is to be doubled by increasing the width and length by the same number of meters, find the new dimension of the ...

### Mat/116 Algebra

Hello I'm having some difficulities learning about the graphing, slopes, and equations, can you please help me with this: The price of an amusement park ticket is greather than or equal to $29 The inquality is? find the slope x+2y=4 A. M= B. or undefined (1.)identify the y-...

### Algebra 1

The manager of a shopping mall was asked to rope off a rectangular section of the parking lot for an automobile show. The area roped off was 250 ft by 300 ft. Post were to be placed every 25 ft around the lot. How many posts were needed? The one question I can't get past for ...

### Creative Writing. ms.sue

ok . here's the 2nd && 3rd paragraph: It was when I woke up that I found out that my parents had left for the hospital. This news was much unexpected and caught me by surprise. Immediately I was filled with pleasure and enthusiasm; I had been waiting for this day for a long ...

### Math

Hey is this right i am doing decimals please i need help and i am losing my mind lol help me please n is this right 3/5 = 8/10 = 0.8 , 2/5 = 7/10 = 0.7 , 1/5 = 6/10 = 0.6 , 4/5 = 9/10 = 0.9 , 2/10 = 5/5 =0.7 and uh hey if this is not right then can u please help me please ...

### Urgent: Spanish, Check Answers Please

6)Claudia y María ____________________ de México. Choices: Somos, Eres, Son, Es The answer is NOT Son or Somos My Answer: Es 9) Nosotros ____________________ mexicanos. Choices: Soy, Eres, es, Somos, Son The answer is NOT SOn, Soy, Somos My Answer: Eres

### angebra

ok i have 19th grade algebra next yeah and i don't even know half the stuff from thid year...soo what di i do cuz i am totsly going to fail i mrn itd summy snd im worried about algebra

### Help please I am lost, algebra

I have notes on this from online but they are different from this problem and I don't know how to solve it. Find the equation of a line with the given information: slope -5/4 and g(14)=-6 It is asking for, point slope form, slope intercept form, Function form, if vertical ...

### plz check my math ._.

independent and dependent event check if my answers are right 1. tossing a coin twice- independent 2. pulling 2 socks from a drawer at the same time- dependent 3. drawing 2 marbles out of a bag- dependent 4. spinning a spinner 5 times- independent 5. spinning 2 different ...

### math

A survey about the student government program at a school finds the following results. 190 students like the program 135 students think the program is unnecessary 220 students plan on running for student government next year. If a circle graph were made from the data, what is ...

### math

A survey about the student government program at a school finds the following results. 190 students like the program 135 students think the program is unnecessary 220 students plan on running for student government next year. If a circle graph were made from the data, what is ...

### math ergent please please...

10.a)Solve the inequality x^3-5x^2+2x+8<0 by i) using intervals ii) considering all cases I did this but my teacher said that when i solved this: x^3-5x^2+2x+8<0 (x+1)(x^2-6x+8) (x+1)(x-4)(x-2)<0 She told me to show all the steps, but i don't know how to show more. so...

### Physics please check

A person who weighs 655 N is riding a 98 N mountain bike. Suppose the entire weight of the rider and bike is supported equally by the two tires. If the gauge pressure in each tire is 8.70 X 10^5 Pa, what is the area of contact between each tire and the ground? P=F/A A=F/P A=...

### English

I corrected the two sentences as you told me. Can you please check them? Thank you. 1) Coleridge's view of nature, unlike Wordsworth's, is infused with abstract and supernatural meanings. 2) Differing from Wordsworth, Coleridge's view of nature is infused with supernatural ...

### history

Check my answers please? The Second Great Awakening was a conservative reaction to deism, the expanding frontier, & the industrial revolution. True, it was definitely a reaction to the IR & deism The romantic reaction to rationalism & the industrial revolution was seen in A. ...

### English

4. You applied for teaching. Would you let us know why you decided to be a teacher? - When I was an elementary school student, my homeroom teacher liked me very much. I also studied hard to please my teacher. So, my future job became teaching at school. I like teaching kids at...

### English

1. A man is skiing down the slope of a mountain. Trees and the mountain are covered with snow. There are some air mails tied with colored string on the right side. 2. There are numerous people at the beach. They are having a good time with their close friends or family members...

### English

Can you please check the following sentences, please? Thank you. 1) Shylock is worried about his daughter going away with Antonio but he’s more concerned about the money she has cost him. 2)Antonio suggests Shylock should pay a fine to the court and give half of his money to...

### Quick English check

Can someone check that I put these words in the right spot of where they need to go? Please correct me if I'm wrong! :) In the 1950s in Europe, to BROACH such a controversial subject as the Algerian separatist movement in a public forum was assured to immediately EVOKE rage ...

### Quick English check

Can someone check that I put these words in the right spot of where they need to go? Please correct me if I'm wrong! :) In the 1950s in Europe, to BROACH such a controversial subject as the Algerian separatist movement in a public forum was assured to immediately EVOKE rage ...

### GRAMMAR

When a doctor dictates a punctuation mark, it is important to _____ transcribe the punctuation mark and not the word dictated check that the punctuation mark is correctly placed and transcribe the punctuation mark and not the word dictated check that the punctuation mark is ...

### Writing

My corrections (please check grammar...etc): As I reflected back I realized that my friends got better grades than me. ...better grades than me... What is wrong with this? ...seek for help... What is wrong with this? ... it instead learns... What is wrong with this? Literally...

### English

Can you please check these sentences for me I'm not sure of. Thank you very much. 1) My sister and I are high school students.I want to play in a football team but my parents don't want me to. 2) I don't study French at my school. I'm of white skin (or I've got a fair ...

### Check english

_____ gift was purchesed to whom for who to who for whom i chose To whom ....is the right option. The advice was meant ____ you and i she and i you and me i chose option 1 you and i. Am i right ? ______ congratlated were being was being were have i chose have ...Am I right ...

### Algebra II

I am super confused with permutations and combinations. I just don't see when you are supposed to use each one, and when you aren't supposed to use either. Our homework was to correct our tests, and I did quite poorly. I tried to fix some of these, so could someone check my ...

### English

1. Can you find something sweet? Yes. Here is a sweet cake. 2. Can you find something red? Yes. Here is a red shirt. 3. Can you find something cold? Yes. Here is a (X) cold strawberry juice. 4. Can you find something expensive? Yes. Here is an expensive electric guitar. 5. Can...

### Algebra

A pawn shop is selling gold for $12.00 an ounce and platinum for $9.00 an ounce. How much of each should be used to make a gold-platinum mixture of x pounds selling for $y an ounce? Please explain to do the problem with an answer. :)

### Algebra 2 help please :)

What is a cubic polynomial function in standard form with zeros 1, –2, and 2? Use synthetic division to find P(3) for P(x) = x^4 – 6x^3 – 4x^2 – 6x – 2. Divide 3x^3 + 3x^2 + 2x – 2 by x + 3 using long division. Divide using synthetic division. –3x3 + 11x2 – x...

### Algebra 2

The length of a rectangular window is 5 feet more than its width, w. The area of the window is 36 square feet. Write an equation to represent the area of the window. Please have your final equation equal to zero.

### Algebra 2

The length of a rectangular window is 5 feet more than its width, w. The area of the window is 36 square feet. Write an equation to represent the area of the window. Please have your final equation equal to zero.

### algebra please help

The weight M of an object on Mars varies directly as its weighton earth. A person who weighs 95 lb on earth weighs 38 lbs on Mars. How much would a 100 lb person weigh on Mars?

### Pre-Algebra

The Jaspers collect nickels, dimes, and quarters in a jar. When they count the change in the jar, there are twice as many nickels as there are quarters. If there is $15.30 in dimes and $74.80 in all, how many quarters are there. Please include an equation and steps.

### PLEASE HELP! college algebra

Given the following piecewise function f(x)= {-x+1 for x < 0 {-1 for 0 ≤ x ≤ 3 {-2x for x > 3 a) Find the domain b) Find the range c) Find the intercepts d) Is f continuous on its domain? If not, state where f is discontinuous. e) Graph the function

### behavior problems(dogs)

please check my answer thanks You're contacted by the owners of Abbey, a three-year-old spayed Lab mix. Abbey has a history of biting her owners and visitors. The bites usually occur when the victim reaches for the dog. The owners believe that this problem can be fixed by ...

### Physics

please check: Which of the following energy forms is associated with an object in motion? a. potential energy b. elastic potential energy c. nonmechanical energy d. kinetic energy i think its B Which of the following energy forms is associated with an object due to its ...

### English

1. I have a decayed tooth. I have to have the cavity filled with gold/amalgam at the dentist's. 2. I have to have my wisdom teeth pulled out by a dentist. 3. I need to have the cavity filled with amalgam. 4. Which filling material do you want to use? 5. I have to brush my ...

### computer science check

Which of the following examples correctly describes the order in which these parts of a program should be written? (Select the best answer.) A- The import command, then function definitions, then function calls B- Function definitions, then the import command, then function ...

### motion problem (please check)

A 8000N car is traveling 12 m/s along a horizntal road when the brakes are applied. The car skids to a stop in 4.0s. How much kinetic energy does the car have. my work: W= 8000N/9.18m/s mass= 815.49 kg Kinetic energy= (1/2mv^2-1/2mv^2) kinetic energy=1/2 (815.49)(0)^2 - 1/2 (...

### Physics(Please just check, thanks)

Using a force table the direction and magnitude had to be found for the following measurements: F1 = 200 grams at 30 degrees; F2 = 200 grams at 120 degrees The magnitude and direction found was 280 grams at 257 degrees. Using the magnitude and direction of F1 and F2 I need to ...

### math(please check my answers)

1. Find the product in simplify. 4/9 of 15/8 A.5/6(I PICKED THIS) B.5/12 C.32/135 D.135/32 2. you are baking cookies for a cookout.you want to make 4 times the amount in the recipe.the recipe requires 2/3 cup of sugar.how much sugar do you need? A.2 2/3 cups(I PICK THIS) B.3 1...

### Algebra

Let a be the value of the function when n is 0. The number of the first row of differences is b, the first number of the next row is c, and so on. The formula for the nth number of the series is: a + bn + cn(n-1)/2! + dn(n-l)(n-2)/3! and so on. Find the formula for each ...

### Algebra

Let a be the value of the function when n is 0. The number of the first row of differences is b, the first number of the next row is c, and so on. The formula for the nth number of the series is: a + bn + cn(n-1)/2! + dn(n-l)(n-2)/3! and so on. Find the formula for each ...

### Algebra

Let a be the value of the function when n is 0. The number of the first row of differences is b, the first number of the next row is c, and so on. The formula for the nth number of the series is: a + bn + cn(n-1)/2! + dn(n-l)(n-2)/3! and so on. Find the formula for each ...

### math

Working on exploring algebra: Whats the Rule I understand the rules of In and out but cannot find rule with variable? Do I make up my own because the in and out equations are all correct. Please help. Ex. In 2 out 6 rule is add 4 what is rule with variable?

### math/algebra

the base of a rectangular prism has an area of 15.3 square inches and a volume of 185.13 cubic inches. write an equation that can be used to find the height of the prism, then find then height of the prism. Please help, asap!!!!

### Algebra 2

Energy Use Light Output 35 2250 50 4000 70 5800 100 9500 150 16000 What is the quadratic model for the light output with respect to use energy use? I don't understand this at all Please help ):

### Math algebra

You plan a party and spend $26 on decorations. Each of the tables will have 8 party favors and 8 individual flowers. The flowers cost $2.50 each. Which equation can you use to find the cost of each party favor? *please make an equation*

### algebra

if 1, 2, 7 and 20, respectively, are added to the first terms of an arithmetic progression, a geometric progression of four terms is obtained. find the first term and common difference of the arithmetic progression the answers are both 3 .. but i don't know the solution, ...

### English

Can you please check the following sentences I need to prepare for tomorrow please? Thank you very much for your help. 1) The healthcare reform, which is expected to become law soon, marks the biggest change to the US system for decades. 2)It provides cover for (or it offers ...

### Math-PLEASE check my answers

What types of problems can be solved using the greatest common factor? What types of problems can be solved using the least common multiple? Complete the explanation. *** Use the words 'same' and 'different' to complete the following sentences.*** Problems in which two ...

### Language Arts

Write S if the underlined word is a subject pronoun. Write O if the word is an object pronoun. 1. They'll climb up the ladder with us. Us is underlined This is an object pronoun 2. It will make a great clubhouse It is underlined It is a subject pronoun 3. Let's invite Danny ...

### U.S. History

please check these: 1. The French and Indian War led to: a. a massive migration to Canada b. a weakening of colonial loyalty to Britain c. the end of Britain's involvement in colonial affairs d. an increased colonial dependence on britain i picked B 2. Why did many colonists ...

### English

Another question regarding the poem Annabel Lee. Can you check my response for me and help me elaborate on the rhythm explanation please; 1. What is the overall tone of the poem? How does the rhythm of the poem affect the tone? my ans: The tone of the poem is passionate and ...

### Algebra

If it takes Mary 45 minutes to basic cleaning of her house, and it takes her daughter 65 minutes to do the same basic cleaning, then how many minutes will it take for them to clean together? Can I please get help with ho to set the equation up?

### Algebra

If it takes Mary 45 minutes to basic cleaning of her house, and it takes her daughter 65 minutes to do the same basic cleaning, then how many minutes will it take for them to clean together? Can I please get help with ho to set the equation up?

### algebra

The Jaspers collect nickels, dimes, and quarters in a jar. When they count the change in the jar, there are twice as many nickels as there are quarters. If there is $15.30 in dimes and $74.80 in all, how many quarters are there. Please include an equation and steps

### Algebra

A gardener has a border of flowers around a rectangular vegetable garden. The vegetable garden is 5 ft x 2 ft, and the flower border has a uniform width of 1 ft and is 7 ft x 4 ft. What is the area of the flower garden only? 4 ft^2 10 ft^2 18 ft^2*** 28 ft^2 I don't know if I ...

### algebra

Could someone check my work; 1. Generate the first five terms in the sequence using the explicit formula. yn = –5n – 5 –30, –25, –20, –15, –10 30, 25, 20, 15, 10 –10, –15, –20, –25, –30(my answer) 10, 15, 20, 25, 30 2. What is the 15th term in the ...

### math

It was noticed that some cars have license plates with 3 letters followed by three numbers while other license plates have 3 numbers followed by 3 numbers if neither letters nor numbers can repeat what is the probability of getting the letter A in the first letter slot and ...

### Language Art (Please Check)

3.A 4.D 3.Which of the following sentences contains a verb that agrees with its subject? A. The memories of her friend stay with her. B. Friends of the family helps them. C. Some people from the neighborhood gives them extra food. D. Sacks of mail is waiting at the main gate. ...

### American Government PLEASE CHECK MY ANSWER!!

6. The constitutional prohibition against laws respecting an establishment of religion must at least mean that, in this country, it is no part of the business of government to compose official prayers for any group of the American people to recite as part of a religious ...

### Behavior problems (dogs)

Please check my answer thanks A prospective client phones about her dog's behavior problem. When they go for a walk, the dog starts out walking nicely, until it finds an interesting scent. Then the dog stops and refuses to budge. She's a large dog, and the owner has tried ...

### Algebra

Square roots. Woohoo. Want to check some work I did. 1. Perform indicated operations 3sqrt[3]+2sqrt[27]-sqrt[12] 3sqrt[3]+2sqrt[3*9]-sqrt[2*6] 3sqrt[3]+3*2sqrt[3]-2sqrt[3] 3sqrt+6sqrt[3]-2sqrt[3] = 7sqrt[3] 2.Simplify sqrt[49x^12y^4z^8] = 7x^6y^2z^4 3.Multply (8sqrt[6]+3sqrt[2...

### Math check - Statistics

Can someone (preferably one of the long-term tutors) check my answers: Researchers trap 23 devils, and find that 18 of them are infected. Provide an estimate of disease prevalence. p-hat = (18/23)=0.783 Part II: assuming the same disease prevalence from above. If they trap 2 ...

### English

Could you please check these adjectives referring to personality? Thank you very much. 1) I'm outgoing, sensible, sincere, touchy and hard-working. 2) I'm quite confident about myself. I'm anxious about next week's biology test. 3) If I were you, I'd study harder/I'm appy ...

### English

I have to identify the verbs in the sentence and decide if they are linking,transitive, or intransitive. Please check these and let me know if they are correct. 2. She turned her face to the sun. (transitive) 4. The leaves on the tree turn bright red in the fall. (transitive) ...